Wells College observes several breaks throughout the academic year, and students should be aware of when the halls close. This page will be updated to reflect each upcoming break.
Classes end for fall break at 4:20 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 8, 2021 and will resume at 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021. During fall break, the residence halls will remain open, but the dining hall will be closed.
Classes end for Thanksgiving break at 9:50 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2021 and will resume at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 29, 2021. During Thanksgiving break, the residence halls will remain open, but the dining hall will be closed.
The last day of classes for the fall 2021 semester is Friday, Dec. 10. After a study period on the weekend of Dec. 11–12 2021, final exams run Monday, Dec. 13 through Friday, Dec. 17, 2021. Residence halls will close for winter break at noon on Saturday, Dec. 14.
Classes end for spring break at 4:20 p.m. on Friday, March 11, 2022 and will resume at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, March 21, 2022. During spring break, the residence halls will remain open.
The last day of classes for the spring 2022 semester is Friday, May 6. After a study period on May 7 and 8, 2022, final exams run from Monday, May 9 through Friday, May 13, 2022; residence halls will close for all non-graduating students at noon on Saturday, May 14, 2022. Residence halls will close for all graduating students on Saturday, May 21, 2022 (the day of Commencement). For the end-of-year closing, students must completely move out of their rooms, removing all personal items.